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Saturday Jun 19, 2021
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Chitwan sees no shortage of oxygen
CHITWAN:Chitwan is not likely to face the shortage of oxygen – which is mostly used in the treatment of COVID-19 patients. Three bog hospitals of Chitwan have their own oxygen manufacturing plants. Oxygen availability will be adequate in the district with the operation of one additional oxygen manufacturing industry and two big suppliers. According to Health Office Chief D ....
Five persons succumb to Covid-19 in Banke
BANKE: Five new fatalities from Covid-19 have been reported in Banke district on Sunday night and this morning. Three Covid-19 patients being treated at Bheri Hospital at Nepalgunj and two undergoing treatment at Teaching Hospital in Kohalpur have died due to coronavirus infection, confirmed Covid-19 crisis management centre, Banke. Focal person of the Centre Tej Oli shared ....
Procurement of Health Materials: Instructions to take action against those who do not follow the directives of the CIAA
KATHMANDU: The Public Accounts Committee of the House of Representatives has directed the Commission for Investigation of Abuse of Authority (CIAA) to take action against government officials who abuse their authority in the case of procurement of health products. The committee has directed to investigate the officials involved in the procurement and take action against the culprits. ....
Nepal ranks 73rd in the world in terms of starvation
KATHMANDU: Nepal ranks 73rd in the list of global starvation. Nepal is ranked 73rd in the Report 2020 released on Wednesday. In 2000, Nepal was at risk of starvation. It was 31 in 2006 and 22.8 in 2012. Out of 107 countries, GHI will be 19.5 by 2020. In 2000, Nepal's GHI index was 37.4. The report states that it will be difficult to achie ....
WHO says Europe still ‘vulnerable’ despite falling Covid cases
COPENHAGEN: The World Health Organization on Thursday warned of a "false sense of security" in Europe, saying most of the continent's nations were still vulnerable despite a fall in Covid cases. WHO Europe director Hans Kluge told a press conference that "the decline in cases conceals increasing numbers of outbreaks and community spread involving variants of concern." More than a million cases are registered ev ....
Another vaccine against corona is allowed in the US
KATHMANDU:  The United States has approved another vaccine against corona. A team of experts formed to study the corona vaccine has given permission to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for immediate use of the modern vaccine. The United States plans to launch the vaccine next week after a group of experts approved it. The vaccine, developed by British company Pfizer B ....
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